Donna Jo Napoli
My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. Let it go, then try again.
Q. What do you regret most?
A. This is so personal. Maybe how I treated my mother when I was in high school.
Q. Who is your favorite fictional villain?
Q. If you could be any person or thing, who or what would it be?
A. an elephant
Q. How would you describe perfect happiness?
A. I don't believe in perfection -- at least not outside of mathematics and religion.